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Dug Mountain (Hood Rock) Dalton, GA

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Dug Mountain (Hood Rock) Dalton, GA Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.743, -85.01534 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Mostly shaded sandstone boulders. routes sometimes require a little maintenance, but some boulders are good quality.

Getting There 

Take i75 to exit 333. Go west on Dug gap mountain road. Parking is at the top of the mountain just before the pinhoti trail access. Approach is less than .25 mile to most boulders

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 3.5 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',4],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',3],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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By tenesmus
May 15, 2013
I grew up in Dalton and always wondered what was up there. Seems like there would be a ton of hidden gems around there.
By JSGreenboy
From: Raleigh, NC
Dec 14, 2015
Not sure of the last time anyone was out here to climb, but the place is covered in trash, graffiti and fecal matter. Broken glass, dirty underwear and other dumped items make it an undesirable place to climb, unless you are partial to infected glass wounds.